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Thursday, December 03, 2020

December is tournament time for high school basketball, under normal conditions. In the abnormality of covid times, tournaments are not on the schedule. It is just another aspect of the sport that is different this season.

Sunday, November 29, 2020

WALDRON — The De Queen senior high basket ball teams had varying fortunes at Waldron Nov. 16. The girls won a close game, but the boys fell to the Bulldogs.

Sunday, November 22, 2020
Friday, November 13, 2020
Wednesday, November 04, 2020

Cathy Johnson of De Queen was the winner of the Oct. 29 Bee football contest. Johnson was one of several that missed three games but she won the tie breaker. Horatio State Bank was this week’s sponsor, the last week for The Bee’s football contest. 

The Panthers ran over the Leopards. Magnolia’s triple option ground game was too much for De Queen. The visitors posted a 55-7 win Oct. 30.

De Queen senior girls coach Lanny Allen gives instruction during a practice session. The Lady Leopards are scheduled to open the season Nov. 9 by hosting Foreman. The first road game is set for Nov. 10 at Haworth, Okla.

Horatio’ senior football team fell to Camden Harmony Grove 69-20. The Oct. 23 game was not on the schedule but both teams’ scheduled opponents — Genoa Central for Horatio and Drew Central for CHG —were unable to play.

Thursday, October 29, 2020

HOT SPRINGS —In what could be De Queen last trip to Lakeside, the Leopards fell to the Rams 56-13. If current enrollment trends continue, the ever expanding school on the east side of Hot Springs will move up to class 6A in the next bi-annual alignment.

De Queen’s Cubs fared no better than anyone else against Lakeside’s huge junior high squad. The unbeaten visitors downed the Cubs 53-7.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Rodger Brizendine of De Queen was the winner of the Oct. 22 Bee football contest. Brizendine missed only one game while several others missed two. Wilson Real Estate was this week’s sponsor. Entry forms are in the Bee sports section and must be put in one of four drop boxes by 4 p.m. on Frid…

Friday, October 23, 2020

With the state meet three weeks away, De Queen cross country teams ran in two meets Oct. 17. One group went north to the Lake Hamilton Invitational at Hot Springs. Another went south to Genoa Central’s Dragon Run.

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Cathy Johnson of De Queen was the winner of the Oct. 15 Bee football contest. Burger King was this week’s sponsor. Johnson missed only one game while several others missed two. Entry forms are in the Bee sports section and must be put in one of four drop boxes by 4 p.m. on Friday, located at…

Monday, October 19, 2020
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Friday, October 09, 2020

MANSFIELD — Yermy Gonzalez was Horatio’s highest finisher at Mansfield’s cross country meet on Sept. 26. Gonzalez placed 11th in the senior boys 5k race with a time of 21:28.21.

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

HOPE —A trio of big running backs gave the Hope junior high a 32-8 win over visiting De Queen Sept. 24.

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Charles Buck of De Queen was the winner of the Sept. 17 Bee football contest. Pictured with Buck are (from left) Amber Walker and Tara Athey from Hale Real Estate. Entry forms must be put in one of four drop boxes located at Harris Drug, 205 W. De Queen Ave; Selena’s, 119 N. 4th Street; Mary…

The De Queen junior high team finally got to play a scheduled opponent at the originally scheduled time. The Cubs responded with a 21-0 shutout of visiting Texarkana.

ACORN — It is a trend at least for the early going. De Queen’s first cross country outing was at the biggest — in terms of teams entered — meet ever at Trinity High. The Leopards’ second race date was at the biggest -- in terms of teams entered — meet ever at Acorn. Included in the field was…

Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Monday, September 14, 2020

TEXARKANA — The cross country Leopards opened their season Sept. 12 at Trinity High School in Texarkana on a familiar course, but with some new opponents. With covid panic causing meets to be canceled, teams are eager to run whenever, wherever possible. The Trinity gathering drew teams from …

Thursday, September 10, 2020